Domestic Disturbance Lands Man in Jail on Attempted Murder Charges

(WASHINGTON CO.) – A Washington County man is facing attempted murder charges after he seriously injured a woman during a domestic fight on Saturday night.

At approximately 5:26 p.m., the Washington County Sheriff’s Department received a 911 call from a home at 4027 East State Road 160.

A male caller told dispatchers his wife had been stabbed.

When officers arrived they found 59-year-old Jennifer Humphrey lying on the floor with what appeared to be a stab wound to her neck.

She was transported by the Washington County Ambulance Service to Baptist Health Floyd Hospital for treatment.

Jordan L. Humphrey

Police arrested 29-year-old Jordan L. Humphrey who police say stabbed Jennifer during a domestic fight.

Jordan Humphrey was transported to St. Vincent Salem Hospital for treatment of minor injuries before being transported to the Washington County Detention Center.

Jordan Humphrey is facing felony charges of attempted murder, aggravated battery, battery with a deadly weapon, and criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon.

Sgt. Paul Ginkins is the investigating officer and was assisted by Indiana Conservation Officer Neal Brewington.

This is an ongoing investigation and more information will be provided, when it is available.

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